Cake Mix Zucchini Bread

I have to let you all know that I am a featured chef on the Secrets in the Sauce website here. So make sure you check it out today. I am now a Saucy Chef. Whoo Hooo! Here’s another zucchini recipe for you. I found this one on Recipezaar. I liked the idea of this... Read More

Zucchini- Chocolate Chip Muffins

So, apparently I’m not the only one with zucchini on the brain right now. Just as I was starting my zucchini fest, I saw this recipe on Recipe Girl. Since I had plenty of zucchini, I decided to give them a try. On my first attempt, my muffins turned out flat and the chocolate chips... Read More

Lemon Zucchini Cookies

I found this recipe for zucchini cookies at I have to tell you, that this is now my favorite zucchini recipe. These soft cookies are full of flavor. I love the combination of the lemon and nutmeg. The frosting also adds to the goodness of this cookie. I did need to add more water... Read More

Two Way Zucchini Bread

It’s zucchini fest at our home this week. I love zucchini, the rest of my family will only eat it if it’s in some sort of sweet dessert type item. Well, we planted one zucchini plant in our garden and it’s already producing. It’s producing a lot. I have two really large zucchini’s, so on... Read More

Easy Peasant Bread

Easy Peasant Bread

I was in the mood the other day for homemade bread. I know, I must be crazy. I just talked about not using my oven to heat up my house during this hot July month. What can I say, I was craving fresh made bread. I decided to make the most easy bread recipes I... Read More

Creamy Ranch Chicken

Right now I am on the hunt for recipes that I can make without using my oven. I am looking for recipes using your stove top, grill, microwave or crock pot. Summer here is way too hot, especially in July. I don’t want to add to the heat by turning on the oven. I found... Read More

Cream Cheese Ice Cream

This is another fav at our house and it’s my last ice cream recipe that I have to share with you. And again, no picture to go with this. Just beware that it is very fattening, 1/2 cup serving is 290 calories. I found this recipe years ago on On the recipe, it said... Read More

Orange Pineapple Old-Fashioned Freezer Ice Cream

Here’s another favorite ice cream recipe. So no picture again, but I just could not make all these recipes in one week. I would have to go back to weight watchers for sure, but I wanted to share all of these recipes with you now. I got the recipe from my sister in law. It... Read More

Ben and Jerry’s Sweet Cream Base

I got this recipe years ago from It is so yummy and creamy. Sorry, I don’t have a picture. The one thing that is so great about this recipe is that it is a base, you can add what ever you want to it. We love to add crushed oreos. Just add whatever you... Read More

Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Our family loves homemade ice cream. It’s a special treat that we only make a few times a year. Today and for the next few days, I’m going to share my favorite recipes for homemade ice cream. Today’s recipe I got from a fellow pinchingyourpennies member whose screen name is “beandip“. The picture of this... Read More